Topics: Acquisition Tapping Big Data Analytics to Acquire, Engage and Retain Customers April 11, 2014What it takes to fully leverage data for customer acquisition, engagement and retention. Banks Set Stage For Customer Acquisition With Data Analytics February 10, 2014Data-driven customer acquisition will continue to be elusive for banks that don’t invest in effective data management processes and structures. Misys Acquires IND Group February 10, 2014The acquisition will add a digital banking suite of products to Misys' portfolio. How to Turn Mobile Apps Into Customer Acquisition Centers October 14, 2013Customer acquisition isn’t cheap but banks now have the opportunity to leverage existing mobile commerce networks to access new customer bases. Capital One Builds A Foundation for Growth Through Key Systems Integrations October 01, 2013The senior VP and CIO of Capital One Bank's Financial Services Division has helped consolidate and simplify the bank's IT infrastructure through a number of acquisitions. Compressing the Technology Value Chain: Accommodating the Evolving Branch with an Adjusted Model August 29, 2013The need for better time-to-market and customized solutions is changing the way banks acquire and integrate technology in their branches. Fintech Vendor M&A Activity Down First Half of 2013, Study Finds July 29, 2013A new report by Berkery Noyes showed vendor mergers and acquisitions diminished in the first half of 2013, but a pickup in M&A activity may be on the horizon. D+H To Acquire Harland Financial Services July 24, 2013D+H will enter the core banking market with the acquisition, while expanding its presence in the U.S. and combining its lending solutions with Harland’s portfolio. PayPal Targets Customer Acquisition With Purchase of Start-Up Iron Pearl April 12, 2013PayPal has acquired Iron Pearl, a California-based start-up specializing in customer acquisition and engagement, and formed a new growth team to expand its customer base. Q&A: Core Systems Transformation Best Practices In A Changing Landscape March 27, 2013Marcia Wakeman, partner, and Chia-Hsin Chung, managing principal, of financial services IT consultancy Capco discuss trends they are seeing in core systems replacement efforts and the best practices to consider when undertaking a core transformation effort Fiserv Acquires Competitor Open Solutions January 15, 2013Fiserv acquired Open Solutions in a deal announced this morning, adding Open Solutions' technologies - such as parts DNA core processing platform - to Fiserv's offerings. Monitise Adds Mint to Its Mobile Money Platform for Banks December 11, 2012A new deal with Intuit Financial Services means that Monitise will offer banks the chance to incorporate Mint, a popular personal financial management service, into mobile banking apps. U.S. Bank Expands Prepaid Services With Acquisition of FSV November 27, 2012The bank announced today the acquisition of FSV Payments Services, a prepaid processing company, to offer more varied prepaid services. First Virginia Community Bank Completes Acquisition of First Commonwealth Bank of Virginia October 22, 2012The acquisition is the first in the history of the 5-old-bank and will add $410 million in assets to the institution. Novantas Acquires Web Tools Innovator Facilitas September 04, 2012Novantas LLC announced it is acquiring Facilitas, the maker of the website FindABetterBank.com FICO Adds Customer Engagement Solutions With Adeptra Acquisition August 20, 2012FICO's purchase of Adpetra lasts week will add cloud-based mobile customer interaction service to its decision management solutions. Global Payments Inc. Acquires Accelerated Payments Technologies August 15, 2012Global Payments Inc. announced today its purchase of Accelerated Payments Technologies, an integrated payments solution provider. PayPal Acquires Mobile Credit Card Payments Startup card.io July 18, 2012PayPal announced its acquisition today of card.io, a tech startup working on using smartphone cameras to capture credit card information. Vista Proposal for Misys Threatens Misys-Temenos Merger Talks February 21, 2012Vista Equity Partners has made a nonbonding proposal to acquire Misys, threatening a possible merger between Temenos and Misys that was announced earlier this month. Fundtech and BankServ Complete Merger November 30, 2011SasS banking provider BankServ's majority shareholder, GTCR, has purchased payments software company Fundtech for $23.33 per share to create a company focused on several aspects of transaction banking.